Call for Submission: Open City Documentary Festival

The call for Open City Documentary Festival 2020 is now open and welcomes innovative, challenging non-fiction filmmaking at short, mid-length + feature-length, as well as short audio documentaries + cross platform projects.

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Open City Documentary Festival creates an open space to nurture and champion the art of creative documentary and non-fiction filmmakers. We provide a platform for emerging talent as well as established masters working within the documentary form.

Over 5,000 people attended last year's festival, enjoying a carefully curated programme of international contemporary and retrospective non-fiction film, audio and cross-media (VR/XR+), as well as filmmaker Q&As, industry panels, workshops, networking events and parties.

The prizes are awarded in the categories “Open City Award”, “Best Emerging International Filmmaker Award” and “Best UK Short Award”.

Open City Documentary Festival is a Section B BAFTA Qualifying Festival for the British Short Film award.

Submission is now open! Submit before 20 December to profit from Early Bird Rates.


Dance Film SF Congratulates Festival Winners

San Francisco Dance Film Festival

Dance Film SF congratulates the 2019 Festival Award Winners from its recent 10th anniversary San Francisco Dance Film Festival.

Animation begins on Coppelia feature film

3 minutes West

Ground-breaking dance-animation feature film COPPELIA completes shooting and moves into the animation phase.

Last chance to submit for the Sunny Side of the Doc + IMZ Pitching Session!

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

The deadline has been extended to 12 December. Pitch your project to a jury of renowned experts and get valuable connections + direct feedback on the spot!

EFM European Film Market Screenings

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Avant Première Music + Media Market Berlin continues to expand its cooperation with the EFM European Film Market, the business section of Berlin International Film Festival.


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